One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘they were obsessed with the need for secrecy and the dangers of indiscretion’
imprudence, injudiciousness, lack of caution, incaution, irresponsibility
carelessness, rashness, unwariness, haste, recklessness, precipitateness, impulsiveness, foolhardiness, foolishness, folly, poor judgement, short-sightedness
indelicacy, tactlessness, lack of diplomacy, insensitivity
2‘he admitted his past indiscretions to investigators’
blunder, lapse, gaffe, mistake, error, breach of etiquette, slip, miscalculation, impropriety
misdemeanour, transgression, peccadillo, offence, misdeed, crime, felony, sin
wrongdoing, misconduct, mischief, mischievousness, wickedness, misbehaviour, bad behaviour
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